Age and Community
Greatly expands research and scholarship on aging
and links with community professionals to improve the lives of seniors
in metro Milwaukee. MORE INFO...
Community Design Solutions
Brings new vitality to the metropolitan landscape
through partnerships with municipalities, nonprofits and neighborhood
business associations. MORE INFO...
Community Design Solutions site
Consortium for Economic Opportunity
Provides technical assistance, education and support services to spur
small business growth and improve economic conditions in metro Milwaukee.
Consortium for Economic Opportunity site
Cultures and Communities
Offers learning for the 21st century with a new
set of foundation courses that blends community-based experience with
traditional academics. MORE INFO...
Cultures and Communities site
Broadens knowledge about freshwater preservation
through research, new educational programs and community outreach. MORE
Global Passport Project
Expands opportunities for study abroad, increases
foreign student enrollment and provides community programming on international
issues. MORE INFO...
Center for International Education site
Develops and shares with community partners strategies for good health,
particularly in the area of substance abuse. MORE
Center for Addiction and Behavioral Health Research site
Helen Bader Institute for Nonprofit
Strengthens the community's nonprofit sector with programs that promote
effective management and leadership. MORE
Helen Bader Institute site
Institute of Environmental Health
Addresses such major threats to environmental health as air and water
pollution through expanded research, education and community partnerships.
Showcases UWM's research achievements and its links to community partners.
Partnerships and Innovation site
Milwaukee Industrial Innovation Center
Fosters creation of new technology with commercial potential and links university
expertise to the technology needs of Wisconsin companies.
Partnerships for Education
A community-wide effort to revitalize our urban schools by preparing more
students for college, enhancing teacher training and integrating technology
into teacher education programs. MORE
Urban Health Partnerships
Brings together professionals, community residents and policy makers to
enhance health and the quality of life in urban communities. MORE
Women's Health Research
Advances research and expands partnerships in the study of women's health
and increases educational opportunities in the field. MORE